108 Haters Quotes to Help You Cope with Negativity and Keep Going Towards Your Goals

When you have a desire or you start becoming successful at anything then there will always be critics.

Those who doubt. People who fling nasty or disparaging comments. Those who wish to keep you where you have been.

It’s no fun. Yet it is necessary if you want to step outside of your comfort zone and towards a desire.

Thus in today’s essay I’d like to provide timeless knowledge on how to address that difficulty. This contains 105 of the finest and most impactful haters quotes.

I hope you’ll find something useful and inspirational here.

And if you want even more uplifting and useful encouragement then check out this article with quotations about limits and this one loaded with you are awesome quotes.

Inspiring Haters Quotes

“Fear of something is at the foundation of hatred for others, and hate inside will finally kill the hater.”

— George Washington Carver

“The greatest way to punish haters is with your happiness. There's nothing people detest more than watching you be successful.”

- Anurag Prakash Ray

“I don't have time, energy, or interest in hating the haters; I'm too busy loving the lovers.”

— Steve Maraboli

“Behind every successful person comes a swarm of haters! I adore my haters!”

— Gloria Tesch

“Negative people require drama like air. Be optimistic; it will steal their breath away. Insecure individuals push others down to elevate themselves up.”

— Habeeb Akande

“Never wrestle with pigs because the pigs stay dumb and you end up muddy.”

— Orin Woodard

“Haters only detest things they can't be and the people they can't be. It's just a little bit called jealousy.”

- Lil Wayne

“Who do you spend time with? Criticizers or encouragers? Surround yourself with people who believe in you. Your life is too precious for anything less.”

— Steve Goodier

“When others attempt to defame you, simply remember who you are and whose you are. Lift your head up and keep pushing.”

— Germany Kent

“To all the haters out there I wish you the best. You can’t drag me down. I get up daily glad for the chance and appreciative to the fans.”

— Justin Bieber

“Having haters is simply a part of the industry, and the more haters you have, the more people like you—how that's I take it because I try to find the best in things.”

— Nick Jonas

“I have resolved to continue with love. Hatred is too large a weight to bear.”

— Martin Luther King Jr.

“The greatest retribution is tremendous success.”

— Frank Sinatra

“When we evaluate or criticize another person, it says nothing about that person; it only tells something about our own desire to be critical.”

– Unknown

“Never interrupt someone accomplishing something you stated couldn’t be done.”

— Amelia Earhart

“When everything appears to be going against you, remember that the aircraft takes off against the wind, not with it.”

— Henry Ford

“There will be haters, there will be skeptics, there will be non-believers, and then there will be you, proving them wrong.”

— Karina Barton

“When a courageous young guy stands up to the giant bully, the world, and grabs him confidently by the beard, he is frequently shocked to discover it slips off in his hand, and that it was merely tied on to frighten away the timid adventurers.”

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

“A ship in port is secure, but that is not what ships are meant for.”

— John A. Shedd

“No matter how excellent you are, someone is always going to be against you. But never let them be the limit of your success.”

— Terry Mark

“Do now what others won't and accomplish tomorrow what others can't.”

— Jerry Rice

“Don’t allow negative and poisonous individuals rent space in your brain. Increase the rent and throw them out.”

— Robert Tew

“If you accept the expectations of others, particularly negative ones, then you never will influence the outcome.”

— Michael Jordan

“Be bold, be unusual, be impractical, be anything that will proclaim integrity of purpose and creative vision against the play-it-safers, the creatures of the banal, the slaves to the ordinary.”

— Cecil Beaton

“Everything may be stolen from a man save one thing: the last of the human freedoms - to select one's attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one's own way.”

— Viktor Frankl

“Do what you believe in your heart to be right - because you’ll be ridiculed anyhow. You’ll be damned if you do, and damned if you don’t.”

— Eleanor Roosevelt

Helpful Haters Quotes

“The greatest approach to counter-attack a hater is to make it glaringly evident that their assault has had no affect on you.”

- Tim Ferriss

“Haters are simply confused admirers because they can't figure out why everyone likes you.”

— Paulo Coehlo

“Most haters are locked in a toxic mental prison of envy and self-doubt that blinds them to their own potentiality.”

— Steve Maraboli

“Those who pray for your destruction are focussing bad thoughts towards you, without having cognisance of the slippery ground upon which they are standing, which might lead to their downfall.”

— Michael Bassey Johnson

“Throughout life people will make you upset, insult you and treat you terrible. Let God deal with the things they do, since hatred in your heart will destroy you too.”

— Will Smith

“Don't imagine for one minute that you are any less deserving of love and peace and harmony simply because of all the vitriol spewed by human monsters. Because that is what those haters are, you know, devils!”

— Scylar Tyberius

“People who portray negativity often have poor self-esteem. They feel awful about themselves, and their negativity is only a mirror of those feelings.”

— Hendrie Weisinger

“Non believers spend too much time worrying about you and what you do. The haters can’t actually shut down the brilliant lights of the world, they simply squander their own time and energy in the end.”

– Unknown

“Any idiot may criticize, condemn, and complain but it takes character and self-control to be understanding and forgiving.”

— Dale Carnegie

“You have enemies? Good. It suggests you've stood up for something, somewhere in your life.”

— Winston S. Churchill

“You create more room in your life when you reduce your surplus baggage to garbage.”

— Chinonye J. Chudolue

“Don't kill yourself by allowing negative individuals to add nonsense and rubble to your character, reputation, and goals. Keep all dreams alive but hidden, so that those with ill tongues won't have any other alternative but to infect themselves with their own diseases.”

— Michael Bassey Johnson

“Show me a somebody who has never made a mistake and I'll show you someone who has never accomplished much.”

— Joan Collins

“Haters teach you to be thankful for the people you love, hard times teach you to be grateful for the times that are wonderful, and God, well God teaches you everything you need to know.”

– Carniel Dunlop

“Always remember… Rumors are transmitted by haters, promoted by fools, and accepted by idiots.”

— Ziad K. Abdelnour

“It is far more useful to search for the strength in others. You can gain nothing by condemning their imperfections.”

— Daisaku Ikeda

“Expect when aiming for the stars, people to swirl past with their black clouds and storm upon you.”

— Anthony Liccione

“They don’t hate you. They despise themselves and take it out on you. There’s a difference.”

— Ritu Ghatourey

“The distinctive quality of the loser is to deplore, in broad terms, mankind's shortcomings, prejudices, paradoxes, and irrationality-without utilizing them for fun and profit.”

— Nassim Nicholas Taleb

“Haters will say what they want, but their hatred will never stop you from achieving your dream.”

— Justin Bieber

“Insecure individuals throw others down to elevate themselves up.”

— Habeeb Akande

“Hate is too huge a weight to bear. It injures the hater more than it injures the hated.”

— Coretta Scott King

“There are two sorts of individuals who will tell you that you cannot make a difference in this world: those who are frightened to try and those who are terrified you will succeed.”

— Ray Goforth

“Everything you desire is on the other side of fear.”

- Jack Canfield

Smart Haters Quotes

“Don't give to anybody the ability to bring you down. Haters are losers claiming to be winners.”

— Paulo Coelho

“Haters never win. I simply believe that's true about life, since bad energy usually pays in the end.”

— Tom Hiddleston

“A haters job is to despise you, and they remain on their job 24/7. So if you're expecting them to clock out and leave you alone, think again.”

— Sonya Parker

“Darkness cannot drive away darkness; only light can achieve that. Hatred cannot drive out hate; only love can achieve that.”

— Martin Luther King, Jr.

“Hate may be a very invigorating feeling. The universe becomes simpler to grasp and far less terrible if you split everything and everyone into allies and adversaries, we and they, good and evil.”

— Fredrik Backman

“Let the refining and developing of your own life keep you so busy that you have little time to criticize others.”

— H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

“It is not the critic who matters; not the one who points out how the strong man stumbles, or where the doer of deeds might have done them better.

The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood, who strives valiantly; who errs and comes short again and again; because there is not effort without error and shortcomings; but who does actually strive to do the deed; who knows the great enthusiasm, the great devotion, who spends himself in a worthy cause, who at the best knows in the end the triumph of high achievement and who at the worst, if he fails, at least he fails while daring greatly.

So that his position will never be among those cold and timid spirits who know neither triumph nor defeat.”

— Theodore Roosevelt

“Haters are like crickets. Crickets create a lot of noise, you hear it but you can’t see them, then exactly as you go by them, they’re quiet.”

– Israel Houghton

“Save your skin from the corrosive acids from the lips of hazardous individuals. Someone who just assisted you to talk bad about another person may later help another person to say evil about you.”

— Israelmore Ayivor

“The jealous are annoying to others, but a pain to themselves.”

— William Penn

“Your success harmed the detractors. It’s that easy. So concentrate on you and your route ahead and let their hatred devour them. Let that bad energy remain in those nasty individuals and not flow into your mind.”

– Unknown

“I believe that everyone wants to be heard, and the simplest way to be the loudest is to be the hater.”

— Tavi Gevinson

“Criticism is something we can avoid simply by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.”

– Aristotle

Insightful Haters Quotes

“Haters are the folks who will proclaim your shortcomings and whisper your success.”

— Will Smith

“From the greatest aspirations frequently emerge the sharpest hate.”

– Socrates

“Don't waste time banging on a wall, expecting to change it into a door.”

— Coco Chanel

“I suppose one of the reasons people cling to their dislikes so persistently is that they know, once hatred is gone, they will be forced to cope with pain.”

— James Baldwin

“Being deceived is one of the most useful things life can teach.”

— Shania Twain

“Don't believe that just because you made it to the next level that the haters and detractors vanish. Remember, new levels come new devils.”

— Steve Maraboli

“Often people that criticize others expose what he himself lacks.”

— Shannon L. Alder

“I've got more regard for someone who comes out and says they don't like me than for the ones who pretend like they do but speak evil about me when I'm not around.”

— Mitchell Perry

“He has a right to criticize, who has a heart to help.”

— Abraham Lincoln

“Haters don’t hate you… The fact is, they worry that they will never be able to reach to where you are right now.”

— Leah Remillet

“Most people want to see you perform better, but not doing better than them.”

— London Mond

“If you’re missing throughout my hardship, don’t expect to be there at my success.”

— Will Smith

“It ain't how hard you hit; it's about how hard you can be struck, and keep pushing forward.”

— Rocky Balboa

“It is simple to hate and it is difficult to love. This is how the entire system of things works. All good things are difficult to obtain; and evil things are extremely simple to get.”

– Confucius

“Don’t condemn what you don’t comprehend, son. You never walked in that man’s shoes.”

— Elvis Presley

Short Haters Quotes

“Hate wounds the hater more'n the hated.”

— Madeleine L'Engle

“I don't bother about the haters. They are only irritated because the reality I preach contradicts the deception they live.”

— Steve Maraboli

“Haters hate because I am what they ain't.”

– Unknown

“My mum always told that there will be detractors. Not everyone can adore ya.”

— Joel Madden

“Haters are my fave. I've constructed an empire with the bricks they've hurled at me. Carry on hating.”

— C.M. Punk

“Pride draws more detractors and brings fewer friends.”

– Unknown

“I'm not particularly concerned with trying to make detractors into believers.”

— Kreayshawn

“The loathed guy is the outcome of his hater's pride rather than his hater's conscience.”

– Criss Jami

“Remember that only God can judge us; disregard the haters, since Someone loves you.”

— Miley Cyrus

“Find yourself buddies that will say garbage to your face but stick up for you behind your back.”

— Dan Go

“Don’t heed to the pessimism of unfavorable viewers and thoughts. Spend time with those who boost you up.”

– Unknown

“It is simpler to forgive an enemy than to forgive a friend.”

— William Blake

“Haters and bullies are usually cowards, you know. They prefer to pick on small guys.”

— Scylar Tyberius

Quick and Strong Haters Quotes

“It’s not your duty to like me—it’s mine.”

— Byron Katie

“You can't allow praise or criticism get to you. It's a weakness to get caught up in either one.”

— John Wooden

“Behind every successful person lurks a gang of haters.”

– Eminem

“If someone stares at you with a nasty diabolical eye, simply ignore and keep advancing towards your goal.”

– Unknown

“To everybody who ever told you you’re no good, they’re no better.”

— Hayley Williams

“The issue isn’t who is going to allow me: it’s who is going to stop me.”

— Ayn Rand

“(To the haters) You are not dimming the brilliant lights of humanity, you're merely burying yourself in an unmarked grave.”

— Steve Maraboli

“Dear haters, I have so much more for you to be furious about, just be patient.”

– Unknown

“Pay careful attention to the folks who don’t applaud when you win.”

- Leonardo DiCaprio

“Hating is the sincerest form of flattery.”

- M.L. Rio

“Tough times never endure, but tough people do”

— Dr. Robert Schuller

“Wish all your adversaries a long life, so they can watch you prosper in life.”

— Nishan Panwar

“Hate is… It’s too simple. Love. Love needs courage.”

— Hannah Harrington

“No individual is your buddy who demands your quiet, or refuses your freedom to grow.”

— Alice Walker

“The only thing more aggravating than slanderers is those naive enough to listen to them.”

– Criss Jami

“Remember: no one can make you feel inferior without your consent.”

— Eleanor Roosevelt

“Any idiot may criticize, condemn and complain and most fools do.”

— Benjamin Franklin

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